Acquired by the family of the present owner, circa 1960.
L. Goldscheider, Rodin Sculptures, London, 1970, pp. 119-120, no. 37 (large version illustrated, pl. 37).
J.L. Tancock, The Sculpture of Auguste Rodin, Philadelphia, 1976, pp. 376-402, no. 67-69-13 (another cast illustrated, p. 390).
A.E. Elsen, Rodin's Art, The Rodin Collection of the Iris & B. Gerald Cantor Center for Visual Arts at Stanford University, New York, 2003, pp. 103-104, no. 15 (another cast illustrated, p. 103, fig. 81).